Football: Ryan Giggs factfile

Factfile on Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs, who is poised to make his 1,000th appearance in senior football on Tuesday in the Champions League clash against Real Madrid:

Name: Ryan Joseph Giggs (born Ryan Joseph Wilson)

Age: 39

Date of birth: November 29, 1973

Place of birth: Cardiff, Wales

Position: Left-winger/central midfielder

Club: Manchester United (1990-date)

Appearances: 931

Goals: 168

Debut: March 2, 1991 (v Everton, Manchester)

National team: Wales (1991-2007)

Appearances: 64

Goals: 12

Debut: October 16, 1991 (v Germany, Nuremberg)

Last appearance: June 2, 2007 (v Czech Republic, Cardiff)

Olympic team: Great Britain (2012)

Appearances: 4

Goals: 1

Honours

Club

Premier League (12): 1992-93, 1993-94, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-01, 2002-03, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2010-11

FA Cup (4): 1993-94, 1995-96, 1998-99, 2003-04

League Cup (3): 1991-92, 2005-06, 2008-09

Community Shield (8): 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2007, 2008, 2010

UEFA Champions League (2): 1998-99, 2007-08

UEFA Super Cup (1): 1991

Intercontinental Cup (1): 1999

FIFA Club World Cup (2): 2008

Individual

PFA Young Player of the Year: 1991-92, 1992-93

PFA Players' Player of the Year: 2008-09

BBC Sports Personality of the Year: 2009

Other

OBE (Order of the British Empire, for services to football): 2007

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